Quiz: If You Can Get 10/15 On This, You Must Be From New Orleans

Are you a born and bred NOLA native? Take our quiz to find out!

sandra bullock
 Dec 06, 2017
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Question: 1/15Pick the correct answer!

New Orleans was founded by the ___.

Question: 2/15Pick the correct answer!

The city was named after ___.
an English king
the Duke of Orleans
a French prince

Question: 3/15Pick the correct answer!

New Orleans is known for its ___ cuisine.

Question: 4/15Pick the correct answer!

New Orleans is also known as the ___.
Crescent City
Golden City
City of Lights

Question: 5/15Pick the correct answer!

What are the official colors for Mardi Gras?
blue and gold
black and gold
purple, green, and gold

Question: 6/15Pick the correct answer!

What is New Orlean's oldest neighborhood?
Latin Quarter
French Quarter

Question: 7/15Pick the correct answer!

___ Street is known for its bars and strip clubs.

Question: 8/15Pick the correct answer!

New Orleans sits on which river?
Saint Lawrence

Question: 9/15Pick the correct answer!

New Orleans is the birthplace of which genre of music?

Question: 10/15Pick the correct answer!

What are beignets?
deep fried dough sprinkled with sugar
a round flattish cap of felt or cloth
layered dessert, consisting of cake alternating with dessert pudding

Question: 11/15Pick the correct answer!

What natural disaster has affected New Orleans?

Question: 12/15Pick the correct answer!

Which country has New Orleans NOT belonged to?

Question: 13/15Pick the correct answer!

What is Lake Pontchartrain Causeway?
world’s biggest dam
world’s longest continuous bridge
world’s longest continuous highway

Question: 14/15Pick the correct answer!

What are "krewes" associated with in New Orleans?
Mardi Gras

Question: 15/15Pick the correct answer!

The final battle of the ___ was fought in New Orleans.
Civil War
War of 1812
Spanish-American War
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